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Canon PowerShot SX20 IS Review

At first glance, the Canon PowerShot SX20 IS doesn't seem to bring much more to the table than its predecessor, the PowerShot SX10 IS. Same size, same 20x zoom range,[...]

Fujifilm FinePix HS20 EXR Review

Fujifilm thinks it can replace your heavy, bulky DSLR with its FinePix HS20. Sure, the HS20 packs a 30x optical zoom punch and offers continuous shooting at 8 fps. But[...]

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H50 Review

A 15x zoom, an innovative tilting LCD, excellent performance, and mini-DSLR styling. What's not to love about the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H50?

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS3 Review

It's a still camera. It's a camcorder. At least that's what Panasonic hopes you'll think when you think about the latest high-profile Lumix to hit the market this year: the[...]

Kodak EasyShare Max Z990 Review

You can't accuse the Kodak EasyShare Max of coming up short on zoom power. That 30x optical zoom lens covers a range equivalent to 28-840mm. It's also one of the[...]

Nikon Coolpix P100 Review

Barely a year after introducing the Coolpix P90 ultrazoom, Nikon is back with another "performance series" big-lens model, the Coolpix P100. Where the P90 featured a 24x optical zoom, the[...]

Nikon Coolpix P510 Review: Bigger Gets Better

What can you reasonably expect from an ultrazoom that reaches out to an equivalent of 1000mm at full telephoto? If you're talking about the Nikon Coolpix P510, it turns out[...]

Canon PowerShot SX120 IS Review

If we told you that the Canon PowerShot SX120 IS looks a little bit like its predecessor, the SX110 IS, we would be lying. It looks nearly identical to the[...]

Sony Cyber-shot HX200V Review: All of the Bells and Whistles

The ultrazoom is a veritable Swiss Army knife. Even in that feature-rich category, the Sony Cyber-shot HX200V stands out. It covers a 27-810mm focal range, offers manual exposure modes and[...]

Canon PowerShot SX40 HS Review: A Formidable Ultrazoom

Canon's new PowerShot SX40 HS couples a new DIGIC 5 processor with a 35x optical zoom lens - that's an incredible 840mm equivalent zoom. Of course, a camera is more[...]

Canon PowerShot SX10 IS Review

Canon's been slow to up the ante on its flagship ultrazoom, but with a nice 20x optic, the Canon PowerShot SX10 IS may just prove to be worth the wait.

Nikon Coolpix P500 Review

Nikon's Coolpix P500 ultrazoom goes toe-to-toe with the competition boasting a 36x optical zoom lens. Stacked on top of that is a dual-core EXPEED 2 processor and a higher-resolution BSI[...]

Canon PowerShot SX30 IS Review

With an unprecedented 35x optical zoom lens, the Canon PowerShot SX30 IS wants to be the camera that does it all. That 24-840mm equivalent range covers your wide landscape shots[...]

Fujifilm FinePix HS10 Review

The Fujifilm FinePix HS10 offers a 30x telephoto zoom reach. Does the rest of the camera's feature set keep up with that big lens? Check out our HS10 review for[...]

Canon PowerShot SX200 IS Review

We've had a couple of weeks to get acquainted with Canon's latest entry in the compact ultrazoom class, the Canon PowerShot SX200 IS. And while the folks in our office[...]

Canon PowerShot SX130 IS Review

Canon's Powershot SX130 IS joins the compact ultrazoom posse as the SX120 rides off into the sunset. With a 12x optical zoom, it boasts a longer lens, and the requisite[...]

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ28 Review

Panasonic rolls out another long-zoom winner with the addition of the powerful, flexible, 18x zoom-equipped Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ28.

Nikon Coolpix P90 Review

The Nikon Coolpix P90 packs a 24x zoom along with a 12.1 megapixel sensor and an articulating LCD. It's loaded with other features like face detection, but so are most[...]

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ150 Review

Rather than pushing zoom to the limit, the Panasonic Lumix FZ150 is designed to offer better low light performance, high quality video capture and great images at both ends of[...]

Olympus SP-800UZ Review

The Olympus SP-800UZ doesn't lack anything in zoom power. That 30x optic offers a wide range of shooting possibilities from wide to telephoto. Can the rest of the camera's features[...]